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on August 1, 2019

Mexico exports 283% more pork to China due to ASF

Although a small volume, African swine fever that affects the Asian giant has prompted that almost 5,000 MT to be exported so far in 2019.

The Mexican newspaper El Financiero reported that “Mexican pork exports to China skyrocketed 283%, between January and June 2019, compared to the same period of the previous year, according to figures from the Mexican Meat Council (Comecarne)”.

The newspaper said the cause has been African swine fever (ASF), which has…

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